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yamaha DD65 setup with live 9

Posted: Thu Apr 28, 2016 11:33 pm
by ninja8618
I am not seeing the dd65 (an older electronic drum kit) listed under the control surface drop down on link?midi. How do set it up? I am using midi in/out cable into the midi in/out of audio interface Alesis io2 express. please help. thanks.

Re: yamaha DD65 setup with live 9

Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 12:36 am
by ninja8618
Edit: I have downloaded Midi ox and it is showing the midi signals being recognized -- although with an alarming amount of delay. it's just getting the drum to connect to ableton is where I am not making any progress.

Re: yamaha DD65 setup with live 9

Posted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:13 am
by ninja8618
New update : on the top right of ableton ... i can see the midi in light is lighting up when I hit the pads. I have a drum rack loaded with a few sounds on there. i have armed the track. For Midi From, I have selected All channels. For midi preferences; control surface: None. input : io2 (that's my audio interface) and output : io2.
Audio tab; Driver : ASIO, Device : asio4all v2.

I feel like i'm bumping the thread by essentially talking to myself LOL .. sorry about that -- I should have been more thorough in my first post.